Episode 4556

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Episode 4556 was broadcast on 7 March 2008, as part of Series 58.

Barry Smith played Bob O'Keefe, with Bob O'Keefe winning 70 – 59. The Dictionary Corner guest was John Sergeant, and the lexicographer was Susie Dent.

Rounds

Rnd Selection Barry Smith Score Bob O'Keefe Others Max.
1 YHREAEDPT THERAPY 7 – 7 THERAPY EARTHED*, EPHEDRA*, EPHYRAE*, HEARTED*, HYDRATE*, PREDATE*, PREHEAT*, RETYPED*, TAPERED, THREADY* 7
2 RJLOEISNK JOINERS 14 – 7 slinker ☓ JERKINS*, JINKERS, LINKERS*, REJOINS*, SNORKEL* 14
3 QXEOSSNER SORES 14 – 13 SNORES SENORES* 21
4 BRNUUESRA ABUSER 14 – 20 BURNERS BARRENS*, BUREAUS*, SABREUR* 28
5 25 6 2 8 9 3 → 474 475 ☓ 14 – 20 474 ☓

CV: 474 = (3 × 25 + 8 ÷ 2) × 6

38
TTT REELCANS If you get taken here, you're out of luck. CLEANERS
6 NWTIOUSDE OUTSIDE 21 – 27 TEDIOUS DOWNIEST, WIDEOUTS* 46
7 BMROAITSO AMORIST 28 – 27 roomist ☓ 53
8 HPDAOITNE PAINTED 35 – 34 POINTED ANTIPODE, DIAPHONE*, PHONATED* 61
9 IEDSTRATL STRIATED 43 – 42 STARTLED DETRITAL*, LARDIEST, TARDIEST* 69
10 100 6 7 9 8 3 → 195 195
(9 − 7) × 100 − (8 + 3 − 6)
53 – 42 196


79
TTT GALLONCE Think twin injection model, but forget cars. COLLAGEN
11 RMLIAENGI remailing ☓ 53 – 42 remailing ☓ EMAILING, GERMINAL, IMAGINER*, MALIGNER*, MALINGER, MIGRAINE* 87
12 MPCEOAFDN CAMPED 59 – 48 CAMPED COMPAND* 94
13 FDSICAROL CAROLS 59 – 55 FROLICS CORDIALS 102
14 75 25 1 8 10 3 → 942 940 ☓ 59 – 60 935
(8 + 1 + 3) × 75 + 25 + 10

CV: 942 = (10 + 3) × 75 − 25 − 8

112
15 KAKIHELMS 59 – 70 MILKSHAKE
(4 seconds)
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